The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has described as “loathsome and distasteful” the silence of the governors of South-East and South-South areas over its chief, Nnamdi Kanu’s continued detention by the Nigerian authorities.
The group said that the governors’ perspective justified its place that they had been complicit within the extraordinary rendition of the separatist chief orchestrated by the governments of Nigeria and Kenya.
It, nonetheless, counseled National Assembly members from the South-East, who no matter their occasion affiliations, constituted a panel on Wednesday to look into Kanu’s travails and insecurity within the area.
This disclosure was made in an announcement by the group’s spokesperson, Emma Powerful, obtained by SaharaReporters on Friday.
The assertion reads partially, “We the worldwide household of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) ably led by Nnamdi Kanu discover loathsome and distasteful, the complacent perspective of South-East and South-South governors and non secular leaders over the destiny of our chief following his abduction and extra-ordinary rendition from Kenya to Nigeria.
“It’s baffling that since June 19 that Kanu was kidnapped in Kenya and introduced again to Nigeria in clear violation of worldwide legal guidelines, the South-East and South-South governors and non secular leaders are but to overtly condemn the act or take any motion to register their displeasure with the impunity of the federal authorities of Nigeria.
“This felony silence strongly confirms our earlier understanding and fears that these hypocritical leaders and traitors could also be a part of our chief’s ordeals. While leaders from different zones are courageously talking up for their very own, governors and non secular leaders from South-East and South-South have stored mute for causes finest recognized to them.
“Sheikh Ahmad Gumi and Fulani governors within the North have by no means hidden their help for bandits’ killer herdsmen who they’ve constantly advocated amnesty for however non secular leaders from Biafraland are sore afraid to speak of the discharge of Nnamdi Kanu who dedicated no crime however requested for the liberty of his folks together with these leaders and their households.
“We are watching and keeping records. When the chips are down we will know who is who,” the assertion learn additional.